Startup India Seed Fund Scheme

Focus: GS III- Growth and Development Why in News? As on 30th July 2022, of the corpus of Rs. 945 crore, Rs. 375.25 crore have been approved to 102 incubators under the Startup India Seed Fund Scheme (SISFS). About Seed Fund Scheme: The scheme aims to provide financial assistance to startups for proof of concept, prototype […]

National Apprenticeship Mela 2022

Focus: GS III- Growth and Development Why in News? Skill India, in association with the Directorate General of Training (DGT), is organising a day-long ‘Apprenticeship Mela’ across the country in more than over 700 locations on 21st April 2022. About Apprenticeship Mela Under the initiative, the aim is to support hiring of more than one lakh […]

Lucy Mission to probe Jupiter’s Trojan Asteroids

Context: NASA is set to send its first spacecraft to study Jupiter’s Trojan asteroids to glean new insights into the solar system’s formation 4.5 billion years ago. Relevance: GS III- Awareness In The Fields Of It, Space, Computers, Robotics, Nano-Technology, Bio-Technology, Pharma Sector & Health Science Dimensions of the article: About Lucy Mission Asteroids About […]